candida albicans

Candida Overgrowth – 12 Things to Avoid If You Have It

By | 2016-10-15T20:24:07+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Tags: , , |

Many women suffer from recurrent yeast infections. Candida albicans is a naturally-occurring microorganism (technically, a fungus) that lives in the digestive tract and vagina. What is referred to as a “yeast infection” is the overgrowth of this (or other) microorganisms; this occurs when the necessary “good” bacteria don’t exist in enough abundance to keep candida in check. Here are some reasons why that happens and what you can do about